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Genesis 2:20 NIV

20 So the man gave names to all the livestock, the birds in the sky and all the wild animals. But for Adama no suitable helper was found.

References for Genesis 2:20

    • g 2:20 - Or "the man"

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      • a 2:5 - Or "land" ; also in verse 6
      • b 2:6 - Or "mist"
      • c 2:7 - The Hebrew for "man (adam)" sounds like and may be related to the Hebrew for "ground (adamah)" ; it is also the name "Adam" (see verse 20).
      • d 2:12 - Or "good" ; "pearls"
      • e 2:13 - Possibly southeast Mesopotamia
      • f 2:20 - Or "the man"
      • g 2:21 - Or "took part of the man’s side"
      • h 2:22 - Or "part"